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Table 2 Participant characteristics and association with self-reported care transition (n = 351)

From: Observational study of continuity of HIV care following release from correctional facilities in South Africa

 n/totalbivariable risk ratio (95% confidence interval)amultivariable risk ratio (95% confidence interval)a
Sex
 Male191/301Ref, p = 0.6 
 Female36/501.0 (0.86, .13) 
Age group, years
 18–35121/196Ref, p = 0.2Ref, p = 0.4
  > 35106/1551.1 (0.96, 1.3)1.1 (0.91, 1.2)
Place where received HIV diagnosis
 Correctional center130/211Ref, p = 0.3 
 Outside correctional center93/1341.1 (0.94, 1.3) 
Started ART during index incarceration
 No46/83Ref, p = 0.03Ref, 0.06
 Yes181/2681.2 (1.0, 1.5)1.2 (0.99, 1.5)
Duration of incarceration
  < 1 year97/159Ref, ptrend = 0.03Ref, p = 0.03
 1–2 years28/550.86 (0.65, 1.2)0.60 (0.46, 0.77)
  > 2 years102/1371.2 (1.0, 1.4)1.1 (0.81, 1.3)
Last CD4 count prior to release, cells/mm3
  < =20029/43Ref, ptrend = 0.8 
 201–35051/731.0 (0.81, 1.3) 
 351–50030/480.95 (0.71, 1.3) 
  > 50038/551.1 (0.83, 1.4) 
  1. a Adjusted for correctional facility